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Hello, I am new in the car world and don’t know much about cars yet. I am looking to get my first track car. Maybe a few mods. Anyway I fond this old 850 R that hasn’t moved for 10 to 15 years. I contacted the owner and he would like to get rid of it for cheep. Like 700$. I don’t really know what I am getting into yet. Would it be worth it to restore it? I live in Montréal so we have harsh winter. P.s. it’s a manual transmission. Sorry for bad English I am a French Canadian
This is a bit of a long read as it’s culminating about 12 months of work, but here goes: So last September, my S70 T5 SE developed a tick the morning that I had to move 150km away for a co-op job that started the next day. That tick turned into a knock, and after an unsuccessful visit to a mechanic with hundreds of dollars down the drain, I limped then towed the S70 home over Thanksgiving long weekend. That weekend, I picked up this red 850R sedan after looking at a few other (likely more reliable…) cars, but it was still the one that felt just right. I had seen a mint red 850R sedan a fe